T14_1_10_2c

2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 14_1_10.2c
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.80.48.61.17.11.04.70.64.60.8
Age0-56.20.69.61.78.21.54.11.04.41.2
6-175.60.57.81.16.41.15.00.84.71.0
GenderMale5.80.58.81.36.71.04.80.84.61.1
Female5.90.58.41.47.51.44.60.84.61.1
RaceWhite, single race5.70.58.21.67.41.14.60.74.80.9
Black, single race5.70.89.01.74.91.34.41.2DSUDSU
Asian, single race8.72.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races5.20.48.31.45.81.04.50.74.30.9
  Non-Hispanic, White4.90.67.62.15.81.44.40.84.41.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black5.30.88.51.74.71.34.01.2DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races8.30.79.11.610.11.95.81.4DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private4.50.5DSUDSU2.80.84.50.74.50.8
Public only8.40.88.21.110.71.74.61.3DSUDSU
Uninsured7.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan6.00.49.01.36.91.15.00.74.80.9
  Large central metro6.10.87.81.37.71.85.21.4DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro5.00.7DSUDSU5.61.65.51.2DSUDSU
  Medium metro6.10.811.22.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro8.31.714.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan5.11.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan4.71.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.40.48.41.26.41.04.60.74.50.8
Other8.10.99.22.19.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good5.70.48.31.17.21.04.70.64.50.8
Fair/poor9.82.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes7.00.89.41.68.61.55.91.46.11.7
No5.50.48.31.36.61.24.40.74.20.9
U.S. bornYes5.70.48.31.17.01.04.70.64.50.8
No9.82.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Denominator includes children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

b. Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

c. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

d. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the MEPS documentation for the 2008� Full Year Consolidated Data File at http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/download_data_files_detail.jsp?cboPufNumber=HC-121.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other� Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_10_2c: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_10_2c.html